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Re: Mailcap and Cygwin/Mutt 1.2.5i

On Mon, Jun 10, 2002 at 04:16:45PM -0400, Jason Tishler wrote:
> Thomas,
> On Mon, Jun 10, 2002 at 11:09:13AM +0200, Thomas Baker wrote:
> > However, the mailcap function has _never_ worked, even with
> > careful experimentation ("mailcap entry not found").  On the
> > mutt-users mailing list, some users of Cygwin/Mutt 1.2.5i
> > said that mailcap worked for them, while others confirmed
> > that it did not.
> The mailcap function has *always* worked for me.  First, with my private
> mutt build before Cygwin provided a mutt package.  Then, with the
> standard Cygwin mutt.  And finally, with various 1.3.x and 1.4 private
> builds.
> I just added the following in my ~/.mutt/muttrc file:
>     set mailcap_path=~/.mutt/mailcap
> Attached is my mailcap file that can be used as a sample.  I have some
> "glue" scripts (e.g., winword) that facilitate calling the real viewer.
> I have been using them successfully for years and can post them if you
> are interested.  

Please do :).

Gruss Olaf Föllinger

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